The technologies of the information; right to the privacy, data processing and older persons

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Dokumentart: Article
Date: 2011
Source: Oñati Socio-Legal Series, 1-8, 2011
Language: Spanish
Faculty: Kriminologisches Repository
Department: Kriminologie
DDC Classifikation: 340 - Law
360 - Social problems and services; associations
Keywords: Alter , Privatsphäre
Other Keywords:
Older Persons
Right to the Protection of Personal Data
Medical Data
Health Data
Social History
Clinical History
Assistance Centers
Centers of Major Persons
Video Vigilance
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The fundamental right to the privacy consecrated in the article 18.4 of the Spanish Constitution is a guarantor institution whose objective is “to give response a new form of threat makes concrete to the dignity and to the rights of the person”, but that it constitute “it self, a right or fundamental freedom”. It is, it self “a right to the freedom opposite to the potential aggressions to the dignity and to the freedom of the person fro an illegitimate use of the treatment mechanized of information”. Never however, in spite of the importance of this right, still it is a right little known. Less for the major person and those that represent accompany or help them. This article is focused to highlighting essential aspects of that right that must be known necessarily for the mayor person and his environments in altars to protect his intimacy and all his rights, to be or not fundamental.

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